Rutgers Vs Maine: NCAA Basketball Betting Lines, Odds And Trends – December 30, 2021


The Maine Black Bears (3-7) will look to end a five-game road slide when they square off against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (5-5) on Thursday, December 30, 2021 at Rutgers Athletic Center. The contest airs at 1:00 PM ET. Keep reading to find betting insights and statistics to help place a wager on the Scarlet Knights’ ( to win on the moneyline) game with the Black Bears ().

This article refers to betting data updated as of December 30, 2021 at 7:58 AM ET. Browse all the latest odds for this contest in the table below and click here to claim your free sports bet (up to $1,001) at Caesars!

Rutgers vs Maine Betting Odds

Rutgers Offense Vs. Maine Defense

Rutgers Offense Stats (Rank) Maine Defense
65.8 (300) Points/Gm 65.1 (106)
66.7 (284) Possessions/Game 68.4 (111)
40.5 (318) Field Goal % 43.9 (253)
28.9 (319) 3PT % 34.4 (261)
44.8 (332) Effective FG % 50 (246)
48.5 (319) True Shooting % 51.8 (196)

Maine Offense Vs. Rutgers Defense

Maine Offense Stats (Rank) Rutgers Defense
58 (351) Points/Gm 67.2 (161)
65.4 (317) Possessions/Game 66.6 (56)
38.7 (343) Field Goal % 41.1 (121)
24.1 (357) 3PT % 32.9 (191)
43.3 (346) Effective FG % 48.1 (166)
47.1 (332) True Shooting % 51.8 (196)

Rutgers Betting Insights

  • Rutgers has won four games against the spread this season, while failing to cover six times.
  • A total of seven out of Rutgers’ 10 games this season have hit the over.
  • In eight of 10 games this season, Rutgers and its opponents have gone over 120 points.
  • The average total in Scarlet Knights matchups this year is 133.9, 13.9 more points than this game’s over/under.

Maine Betting Insights

  • Maine has put together a 6-1-0 ATS record so far this season.
  • The Black Bears have been an underdog by 23.5 points or more two times this year, and covered the spread both times.
  • This season, games featuring Maine have gone over the point total twice.
  • Maine has combined with its opponent to score more than 120 points in five of seven games this season.
  • Black Bears games this year have had a 127.3-point total on average, 7.3 more points than this matchup’s over/under.
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Rutgers Key Players

  • Ron Harper Jr. leads the Scarlet Knights in scoring (15.8 points per game) and rebounding (7.9 rebounds per game).
  • The squad is led in assists by Paul Mulcahy’s 4.1 per game.
  • The Scarlet Knights are led by Harper Jr. from beyond the arc. He connects on 2.1 shots from deep per game.
  • Rutgers’ steals leader is Caleb McConnell, who averages 2.3 per game. Aundre Hyatt leads the team averaging 0.7 blocks an outing.

Maine Key Players

  • Vukasin Masic has shown out this season to lead the Black Bears in points (9 per game), rebounds (4.6 per game), and assists (3.8 per game).
  • Lechaun Duhart makes more threes per game than any other member of the Black Bears, averaging 1.5 treys per game.
  • Duhart tops Maine in steals with one per game, and Chris Efretuei leads the squad in blocks with 0.4 per game.